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Name Buena Vida Continuing Care and Rehabilitation Center
Address 48 Cedar Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
Northern State Parkway to Grand Central Parkway Westbound to Jackie Robinson Parkway (formally Interboro). Exit Bushwick Avenue, bear right onto Bushwick Avenue. Follow Bushwick Avenue approximately 1.5 miles to Cedar Street (1 block past DeKalb). Right on Cedar, 1.5 blocks to parking lot on right. Enter through front of the building.

Triboro Bridge to Grand Central Parkway Eastbound to Jackie Robinson Parkway. Exit at Bushwick Avenue and follow directions from Queens.


Take Brooklyn-Queens Expressway to Meeker Avenue Exit (Exit 34) towards Morgan Avenue and keep left at the ramp, turn slight left onto Meeker Avenue. Turn left onto Morgan Avenue. Morgan Avenue will then become Wilson Avenue. Travel down Wilson Avenue until you reach Dekalb Avenue. Make a right at Dekalb Avenue until you reach Evergreen Avenue. Make a right onto Evergreen Avenue until you reach Cedar Street. Make a right onto Cedar Street and Buena Vida Continuing Care and Rehabilitation Center will be on your right hand side.

Brooklyn Queens Expressway East to Flushing Avenue. Right on Flushing Avenue to Bushwick. Right on Bushwick, pass under elevated train to Cedar Street, left on Cedar for two blocks.

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Contact ramona De Los Santos, Director of Social Work
Phone (718) 928-3542
Fax (718) 573-8690
CommentsBuena Vida Continuing Care and Rehabilitation Center is a new, not for profit skilled nursing facility serving the needs of the Ridgewood Bushwick community and the greater Brooklyn area. We provide culturally sensitive services with a particuar focus on the Latino community.
Payment Sources
·HMO·Private Health Insurance
·Managed Care·Private Insurance/Long-Term Care
·MEDICAID·Private Payment/Sliding Scale
·MEDICAID (First Day Acceptance)·Private/Self Pay
·MEDICAID Pending·Prospective Payment System (PPS)
·MEDICARE·Worker's Compensation
·No-Fault Insurance 
Health Care
·Aetna US Healthcare·Health Care Partners
·Affinity Health Plan·Health First
·AMERIGROUP Corporation·HIP Health Plan of New York
·Atlantis Health Plan·HIP Health Plan of New York - HIP VIP Medicare Plan
·Blue Cross Blue Shield·HIP Health Plan
·Comprehensive Care Management (CCM)·MagnaCare Group, Inc.
·Coordinated Care Solutions, Inc. (CCS)·Medicaid
·Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield·Medicare
·Fidelis Care·Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP)
·Great West Life & Annuity·Network Health Plan (NHP)
·Great Western Life Insurance Co.·Visiting Nurse Service of New York - VNS CHOICE
·Group Health Incorporated (GHI) 
PoliciesTo process an admission we require a Patient Review Instrument (PRI) and Screen.
·Active Tuberculosis·Minimum Age 18
·Aggressive Behavior·Ventilators
·Danger to Self or Others 
·Creole·Language Line Services
Visiting Hours11 am - 9 pm